St Tammany Chamber Explore Northshore Event

The St Tammany Chamber of Commerce is shaking up their Business and Community Expo. The 2020 Explore Northshore (Business & Community Expo) will be held this year at the Castine Center in Mandeville. Since the Chamber is representing the whole parish plans are now in the works to alternate locations each year across St. Tammany…

LDWF Stocking Zemurray Pond

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will be stocking rainbow trout at Zemurray Park in Hammond today. As part of its “Get Out & Fish” initiative, LDWF will stock 13 parks across the state with trout for residents to fish and enjoy. Zemurray’s pond was scheduled to be stocked on Tuesday, Jan. 21, the…

STPSO Identifies Hit and Run Driver

St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s detectives asked for the public’s help identifying the driver of a vehicle that crashed into two cars that were parked on Maple Street near Abita Springs Middle School last week. The vehicle, possibly a Chevrolet Tahoe, was caught on video on Hwy 36 before turning down Maple Street and then taking…

Southeastern Spirit Squads Win Honors

The Southeastern Louisiana spirit squads both advanced to the finals of the 2020 UCA & UDA College Cheerleading & Dance Team National Championship over the weekend with the university’s cheerleaders claiming a bronze medal at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex. Competing in the Small Coed Division I category, the Southeastern cheerleaders placed third…

Lake Loot Q&A; January 20, 2020

6:40 Q: Before this day is over more than 100,000 Americans will have one of these. What? A: A speeding ticket Winner: Cheri Lenormand from Covington! 7:10 Kids Loot and 7:40 Q: About 1/3 of our listeners are doing THIS right now. What? A: Running late Winner: Clarissa Sunsin from Covington! 8:40 Q: 100 years…

Charges for Driver After 2 Killed in I-12 Crash

On Friday, shortly before 10:00 PM, Troopers from Troop L responded to a fatal crash involving several vehicles on I-12 westbound near US 11.  The crash has claimed the life of 77-year-old Grace Barthel and 55-year-old Ronald Destgermain, both of Mandeville. The crash occurred as a Dodge Durango, driven by 35-year-old Nicholas Romain of Lacombe,…

MLK Day Festivities

Today in Covington at 10 AM for Martin Luther King Day there will be a “March for Peace”. The parade’s route will be 28th and Tyler travelling to 29th, turn right, to N. Madison and Columbia, then down Jefferson Avenue. At 11 AM, Pastor Alfred Nathaniel Young III of Faith Bible Church will be this…

Amite Drug Bust by TPSO

Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff Daniel Edwards says on January 15, detectives with the Narcotics Unit began investigating allegations of drug activity at an Amite residence. Information was received that 51-year-old Jerry Summerford was selling drugs out of his residence and accepting stolen property- more specifically stolen firearms – as payment. Undercover agents set up to conduct…